William P Coleman – William is an award-winning Music Director, most recently receiving a Handy for his musical direction of Assassins. He has also provided local music direction for Little Shop of Horrors, Mame, Jekyll and Hyde, Nine, Baby, Annie Junior, My Way, The Andrews Brothers, and the World Premier productions of Boynton Beach Club and Practically Perfect.
William is sought after as a coach and collaborative artist, accompanying the late renowned Flamenco Artist, Shannon Calderon, collaborating with world renowned soprano, Leona Mitchell for the Langston University Master Class and Concert Series, and performing John W Work classical and spiritual pieces with Philip Autry of Fisk University.
William earned a BS in Environmental Sciences from Purdue University, and undergraduate work in piano performance from the University of Tennessee. He also holds a Master of Arts degree in piano performance from Middle Tennessee State University and post graduate study in Pedagogy and Performance from the University of Oklahoma. William’s education and career has spanned a range of music genres, but Musical Theater holds a very special place in his heart. His hope is that you will get to encounter that passion in the production you are about to experience.